sçavoir

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

see savoir

Verb[edit]

sçavoir

  1. Obsolete spelling of savoir.

Noun[edit]

sçavoir m (plural sçavoirs)

  1. Obsolete spelling of savoir.

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Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Hypercorrection of Old French savoir

Verb[edit]

sçavoir

  1. to know

Conjugation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sçavoir f (plural sçavoirs)

  1. knowledge
    • 1534, François Rabelais, Gargantua:
      car leur sçavoir n'estoit que besterie et leur sapience n'estoit que moufles
      for their knowledge was just nonsense and their wisdom was just waffle.

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